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's back bay. sure that we were on schedule.e the first technology of its kind... mom and dad, i have great news. is now providing answers families need. siemens. answers. expanded background checks to cover gun shows and the internet instead of just licensed dealers. it exempted sales between friends and family members and banned the government from creating a national firearms registry. after the vote late today president obama met at the white house with former congresswoman gabriel giffords from arizona and some the sandy hook families and they vowed not to give up the fight. in be. >> no one should feel our pain or the pain felt by tens of thousands of people who lost loved ones to senseless gun violence. >> a spokesman for the nra saying quote expanding background checks at gun shows or elsewhere will not reduce violent crime or keep our kids safe in their schools, end quote. ed henry following this from the white house tonight. ed, what did the president say after this vote? >> well, bill, it was a pretty emotional event in the rose garden that you mentioned. in addition to the new t
flyers waking up in places they do not want to be. they are grounded. not by weather, but technology. the third largest airline still is not back on schedule this morning after a massive computer crash left thousands of passengers stranded. >> systems are down. i tried to check in online. the app isn't working. >> very frustrating. upsetting. not happy at all. >> reporter: the crash in computer system meant every ticket agent and gate agent saw their screens go dark. the same at the airline's operations center. no way to track bags, update schedules or flight plans. american had no choice. it stopped everything, grounding every plane. they were parked in chicago, miami and dallas. >> there's nothing you can do. you just have to stand in line and hope you can get on your flight. >> reporter: the cancellations started cascading before the day was over. nearly 800 flights never happened. embarrassed the ceo took to youtube to explain. >> unfortunately, in this case we had a software issue that impacted both our primary and backup systems. >> reporter: so all the airline could do was apo
libertarians have a problem with pretty much everything. >> we can do a lot more with advanced technologies without giving up our freedom. i don't think americans feel that they have to give up freedom in order to have security. >> does it change after an attack our consciousness about the threat, do you think? >> i think it would depend on what the source of this threat proves to be. if it looks like it's a foreign attack it could have one impact, if it looks like a more domestic origin then it will have perhaps a different effect. it kind of depend on the facts. >> reporter: it was interesting, bill, both those lawmakers, opening man rogers, senator levin talking about technology being the solution for security down the road. and i mentioned the concern of civil libertarians there are other lawmakers we talked to who expressed those concerns and are we'll be talking about those later on special report. bill: looking forward to that. peter king talked about 30 minutes ago about more photographic evidence -- more photographic ability in towns across the country. you wonder how that balances
technology works. you go into places like grand central station you see some of the devices. they have markings from the epa on it. we also had some project bio shield and some other legislation that create ad group within the department of health and services to contract for things like vaccines and antidotes for some of these agents. we haven't funded early stage science looking at next generation of science to help protect us against future threats. jenna: being you worked in the government and the private sector what do you think is the government's role in that? some of us think, the government must have vials of antidotes stashed somewhere when something happens to help us. where is the government's role in this? where is the private sector and how do we best prepare if that is something we should be watching for? >> we'll have to provide substantial incentives for people to do the investment there is no natural market. the government is only purchaser. they trade the antidotes to hope to get stockpiled by the government and that is not a good environment. when companies lose out
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